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Westcan Recyclers is Calgary's premier scrap metal recycler. We buy metal from individuals and businesses including: steel, copper, aluminum, insulated wire, brass, stainless steel, batteries, shavings and many other non ferrous and ferrous metals. Our process is easy and custom made to be adaptable to handle volumes of any size, making our scrap metal services painless for any load or project you have.
Our family owned operation has fine-tuned the recycling process to divert as much nonferrous and ferrous scrap as possible from landfills, protecting our environment and as well as providing revenue back our valued customers. Please click one of the links below for more details about our solutions or contact us to be put in touch with our of our experienced on-site buyers or project managers.
Westcan Recyclers is positioned to help you achieve your environmental and sustainability initiatives. Diverting thousands of tonnes of material from landfills and disposal for recycling has a direct impact in reducing carbon emissions and energy use that otherwise would be required to extract and process virgin raw materials.
We aim to preserve our natural resources and prevent these harmful emissions that are affecting our climate.
Our company adheres to all Federal, Provincial, and Municipal agency pollution and environmental regulations. Documentation and backup are key functions of environmental stewardship. Westcan provides LEED documentation information and maintains records of weights and pictures of inbound loads. Each load undergoes screening for radiation as well as contaminations such as fluids and hazardous waste to ensure all waste is handled in an environmentally friendly manner and ensuring customer peace of mind.
Contact us for assistance in determining recycle or reuse potential of all waste streams as well as decommissioned or end of life equipment and facilities.
Working Toward Tomorrow
Westcan Recyclers is committed to significantly reducing the environmental impact caused by the steel and manufacturing industries. The steel industry is presently working near its productive capacity and has the potential to grow at an accelerated pace. This is due to the continuity of developmental projects around the world and resulting in the manufacturing sectors use of steel as one of their primary inputs.
The recycling of scrap steel and other metals by Westcan Recyclers conserves our natural resources, reduces mineral extraction, allows metal to be reused in the manufacturing industry, reduces landfill waste, saves energy and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.
At Westcan, we are committed to continuously improve production to enhance our efficiency and the quality of our product while minimizing the impact of our operation on the environment.
We are an innovative and responsive company; utilizing the latest technologies in metal recycling to make our metal management system the most efficient, safe, and environmentally-friendly that it can be.